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Paul H. Minert Collection (1929) Finding Aid

Item Number: 19290000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

This collection consist of documents, including articles about Vietnam, particularly the role played by the United States Air Force (USAF), and a Marine Corps Educational Center 1965 manual on the USAF; books; two commemorative wall plaques of F-105s, lithographs and a watercolor painting of the Cham Temple outside of Phan Rang; and 508 photographs taken in 1968-1969 at Phan Rang Air Force Base during Paul Minert's tour.

Dates

  • 16 February 2010
Title
Paul H. Minert Collection (1929) Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
1.5
Location(s)
Poster Collection Sec 12 Drawer 5; Photograph Collection; Periodicals Collection, Library Collection, Artifact Collection, Cold Storage; D44.3; D110.2 (Oversize)
14
Books

The American Combat Aircraft and Helicopters of the Vietnam War by Enzo Angelucci, 1987

I Protest! By David Douglas Duncan, 1968

Foreign Invaders: The Douglas Invader in Foreign Military and Clandestine Service by Dan Hagedornand Leif Hellstrom, 1994

Lockhead C141 Starlifter by Frederick A. Johnsen, 2005 (signed by the author)

Protect & Serve: One Man s Journey from Vietnam to Law Enforcement a True Life Story by Joe Kaupa, 2014

The C-130 Hercules: Tactical Airlift Missions, 1956-1875 by Sam McGowan, 1988

Air Warfare in the Missile Age by Lon O. Nordeen,Jr., 1985

Angel's Truck Stop: A Woman's Love, Laughter, and Loss during the Vietnam War by Lieutenant Colonel Angel Pilato, USAF (Ret.) 2010 (signed by author)

Where the Domino Fell: America and Vietnam, 1945 1990 by James S. Olson and Randy Roberts, 1991

Vietnam: Commemorative Photography Phan Rang by Michaelangelo Rodriguez, 2015 (inscribed by author)

Red Markers: Close Air Support for the Vietnamese Airborne 1962 1975 by Gary Willis, 2012

Firepower in Limited War by Robert H. Scales, Jr., 1990

The Rescue of Streetcar 304: A Navy Pilot's Forty Hours on the Run in Laos by Kenny Wayne Fields, 2007

Blood on the Tracks: The Life and Times of S. Brian Willson by S. Brian Willson, 2011

508
Photographs

VA056802-VA056804: 3 8"x10" Photographs of U.S. Air Force over Vietnam
VA065280-VA065784:
13 photos of Helicopters in Vietnam
10 photos of armored vehicles in Vietnam
64 photos of Christmas 1968 and McCord Air Force Base
25 photos of planes/barracks
21 photos of Thap Chan and Phan Rang Air Force Base
14 photos of 75,000 Sorties
32 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base and landscape
34 photos of watch towers, terrain, and night shots
46 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base, landscape, and Thap Chan Rail Yards
52 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base and Thap Chan Rail Yards
184 photos of Phan Rang AB, Cam Ranh Bay, Tan Son Nhut AB, Bien Hoa AB, and Nha Trang
1 photo of Thailand Architecture
8 Photos: black and white of woman performing in costume, U.S. soldiers standing, AC-119K aircraft, U.S. soldiers on armored vehicles, color of AC-119K Stinger aircraft

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1
Posters

63 Air Force Lithographs and a water color of the Cham Temple outside of Phan

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2
Museum Objects

1929museum3522-Wall Plaque for the F-105D of the United States Air Force
1929museum3523- Wall Plaque for the F-105F of the United States Air Force

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1
Electronic Media

DVD-R containing copies of photograph collection Phan Rang, 1968-1969

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5
Serials

AAHS Journal, Vol 51, No. 3, Fall 2006;
2016: Winter
Flying, November 1966
Grunt- The Fighting Man's Magazine Colume 1 Number 3 1969
Life: December 5, 1969

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D058.6 ]]
  • Box 2 : [2 ] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D110.2(Oversize) ]]

Inventory

  • United States Air Force, Marine Corps Educational Center Marine Corps Schools, 1965 MCS 1-21
  • Photocopies of Articles about South Vietnamese Airforce and the U.S. Airforce during the Vietnam War.
  • Article clippings of U.S. Airforce and River Rats in Vietnam
  • Vietnamese Airforce Articles clippings
  • Air Combat: Vietnam War Nine Part Article
  • Vietnam War article from the Air Force Magazine
  • Numerous articles from Aviation Week & Space Technology about the Air War in Vietnam
  • Newspaper articles about the U.S Air Force and the Air War over Vietnam
  • Vietnam War Daily Missions by USAF & USN 1965
  • Flight Schedule Lindbergh Field
  • The Endless Conflict in South Vietnam
  • Articles and Reports about the F-100D jet fighters
  • Heliborne Vol 6, 1980
  • Background of United States Air Force in Southeast Asia
  • Various of magazine articles about the Air War over Vietnam
  • Laminated photo of F-105 fighter-bombers
  • Newspaper and magzine clippings from various publications
  • Newspaper and magazine clippings from various publications
14
Books

The American Combat Aircraft and Helicopters of the Vietnam War by Enzo Angelucci, 1987

I Protest! By David Douglas Duncan, 1968

Foreign Invaders: The Douglas Invader in Foreign Military and Clandestine Service by Dan Hagedornand Leif Hellstrom, 1994

Lockhead C141 Starlifter by Frederick A. Johnsen, 2005 (signed by the author)

Protect & Serve: One Man s Journey from Vietnam to Law Enforcement a True Life Story by Joe Kaupa, 2014

The C-130 Hercules: Tactical Airlift Missions, 1956-1875 by Sam McGowan, 1988

Air Warfare in the Missile Age by Lon O. Nordeen,Jr., 1985

Angel's Truck Stop: A Woman's Love, Laughter, and Loss during the Vietnam War by Lieutenant Colonel Angel Pilato, USAF (Ret.) 2010 (signed by author)

Where the Domino Fell: America and Vietnam, 1945 1990 by James S. Olson and Randy Roberts, 1991

Vietnam: Commemorative Photography Phan Rang by Michaelangelo Rodriguez, 2015 (inscribed by author)

Red Markers: Close Air Support for the Vietnamese Airborne 1962 1975 by Gary Willis, 2012

Firepower in Limited War by Robert H. Scales, Jr., 1990

The Rescue of Streetcar 304: A Navy Pilot's Forty Hours on the Run in Laos by Kenny Wayne Fields, 2007

Blood on the Tracks: The Life and Times of S. Brian Willson by S. Brian Willson, 2011

508
Photographs

VA056802-VA056804: 3 8"x10" Photographs of U.S. Air Force over Vietnam
VA065280-VA065784:
13 photos of Helicopters in Vietnam
10 photos of armored vehicles in Vietnam
64 photos of Christmas 1968 and McCord Air Force Base
25 photos of planes/barracks
21 photos of Thap Chan and Phan Rang Air Force Base
14 photos of 75,000 Sorties
32 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base and landscape
34 photos of watch towers, terrain, and night shots
46 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base, landscape, and Thap Chan Rail Yards
52 photos of Phan Rang Air Force Base and Thap Chan Rail Yards
184 photos of Phan Rang AB, Cam Ranh Bay, Tan Son Nhut AB, Bien Hoa AB, and Nha Trang
1 photo of Thailand Architecture
8 Photos: black and white of woman performing in costume, U.S. soldiers standing, AC-119K aircraft, U.S. soldiers on armored vehicles, color of AC-119K Stinger aircraft

Click here to view all Photographs
1
Posters

63 Air Force Lithographs and a water color of the Cham Temple outside of Phan

Click here to view all Posters
2
Museum Objects

1929museum3522-Wall Plaque for the F-105D of the United States Air Force
1929museum3523- Wall Plaque for the F-105F of the United States Air Force

Click here to view all Museum Objects
1
Electronic Media

DVD-R containing copies of photograph collection Phan Rang, 1968-1969

Click here to view all Electronic Media
5
Serials

AAHS Journal, Vol 51, No. 3, Fall 2006;
2016: Winter
Flying, November 1966
Grunt- The Fighting Man's Magazine Colume 1 Number 3 1969
Life: December 5, 1969

Click here to view all Serials

Pub Credit Line
19290000000, Paul H. Minert Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 16 Feb 2010 [Updated: 03 Jun 2019]